Alma Irene Bowers, 90, of Marietta, formerly of Lehigh Acres, Florida, died Friday (Dec. 28, 2012) in Marietta.
She was born on Sept. 22, 1922, in Evans City, Pa., to William John and Nora E. Nelson Marburger. Alma was a member of Lehigh Boulevard Baptist Church, in Lehigh Acres.
She is survived by two sons, Ronald Bowers (Connie) of Marietta and Dr. Victor Bowers (Vicky) of Tampa, Fla.; five grandchildren, Gabriel Fiest (Rebecca) and R. Andrew Bowers, both of Bridgeport, W.Va., Megan Bowers of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Nickolas and Karina Bowers of Tampa, Fla.; two great-grandchildren, Autumn and Clay Fiest; and one brother, Leroy Marburger of Clinton, Pa.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Omar Dell Bowers; two brothers, William C. and Malval Marburger; and one sister, Agnes Hall.
Graveside services will be on Monday (Jan. 7, 2013) at 11:30 a.m. at Lee Memorial Park, in Fort Myers, Fla.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Alma's name to a charity of the donor's choice.
The Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements, and you can visit their website, www.cawleyandpeoples.com for complete service details and to send condolences to the family.